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Collings Park comes up roses with community asset transfer

Disused tennis courts at Collings Park in Higher Compton are to be turned into a community garden, thanks to a community asset transfer by the Council. Councillor Chris Penberthy is today (Friday) signing off a decision to transfer the freehold of the land to the Collings Park Trust, a local community group. The land had […]


Social enterprises showcased at launch of next round

Social enterprises in Plymouth can pitch their great ideas to scale their business, create jobs and help the city’s residents in the next round of Social Enterprise Investment Fund. A mixture of capital loans and grants is on offer for organisations and businesses hoping to create work and boost prospects in neighbourhoods where there are […]


Plymouth homes to become most energy efficient with £4.9m makeover

British Gas, Plymouth City Council (PPC) and Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) join forces to provide solid wall insulation to homes across Plymouth British Gas, Plymouth City Council (PCC) and Plymouth Energy Community (PEC) have announced a new energy makeover to offer private home owners in Plymouth solid wall insulation, via a £4.2million investment. The new […]